By Slanderous Tongues (Doubled Edge #3)
Good and evil fairy factions continue to battle over the fate of Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII, in this lighthearted, historically detailed third installment in the Scepter'd Isle series (after 2005's Ill Met by Moonlight). To prevent the 14-year-old red-haired princess from ascending the throne, the Dark Sidhe, or Unseleighe, plan to destroy her benevolent Seleighe guardians, Lord Denoriel and his twin sister, Aleneil. Without them to guide her, Elizabeth might slip
Of the authors, Gellis is a long time favorite and the author I credit with getting me into historic fiction and English history in general while Lackey was for many years one of my favorite Fantasy authors.
By Slanderous Tongues continues the story of Lady Elizabeth, later to be Queen and the efforts of the Seleighe and Unseleighe Sidhe to inf ...more
Elizabeth we know as Elizabeth the First, who, like her modern relation, ruled over Britain and its territories for many years. This story, however, deals with her as a teen, torn b ...more
Misty Lackey spins a fun, fantastical story with history as the background and the what if's about different actions of historical characters.
I am, however, in love with all thing Tudor.
I gave this series a shot, ad found out I loved it.
This book, however, was disappointing.
It delved into areas I had hoped it would not go.
I think this will be the last book in this series I will read.